Francisco de Asís Tárrega y Eixea (21 November 1852 – 15 December 1909) was a Spanish composer and classical guitarist of the Romantic period. He is known for such pieces as Recuerdos de la Alhambra. He is often called "the father of classical guitar" and is considered one of the greatest guitarists of all time.
Birth and Death Data: Born November 21st, 1852 (Vila-real), Died Barcelona
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1931
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||XVE-53158||10-in.||6/1/1929||Capricho arabe||Francisco Salinas Vellalva||Guitar solo||composer|
|Victor||BAVE-60971||10-in.||Sept. 1931||Capricho arabe||Julio Martinez Oyanguren||Guitar solo||composer|
|Victor||XVE-67055||10-in.||1/8/1931||Marieta||Francisco Salinas Vellalva||Guitar solo||composer|
|Victor||XVE-67057||10-in.||1/8/1931||Danza mora||Francisco Salinas Vellalva||Guitar solo||composer|
|Brunswick||HV547||10-in.||May 1928||Capricho arabe||Ezequiel Cuevas||Guitar solo||composer|
|Brunswick||E29897||10-in.||6/6/1929||Tango||Italo Meschi||Guitar solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tárrega, Francisco," accessed October 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103308.
Tárrega, Francisco. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103308.
"Tárrega, Francisco." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 October 2020.
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